` United States Intelligence has Received a Specific Terrorist Threat Against Churches in Kampala ‘

#AceWorldNews – KAMPALA – May 07 – The US has intelligence of a “specific terrorist threat” against churches in the Ugandan capital, Reuters reported.

“The threat information indicates a group of attackers may be preparing to strike places of worship in Kampala, particularly churches, including some that may be frequented by expatriates, in May or June,” a security message on the embassy’s website said.

The notice did not say who was planning the attack. Somali Islamist militants have previously struck Uganda and other east African countries that have sent troops into Somalia.

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1. Reuters – May 07 – http://tinyurl.com/osrufsa


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” Uganda’s President signs a controversial anti-gay bill under the heading `West’s Social Imperialism’

#AceWorldNews says Uganda’s president on Monday signed a controversial anti-gay bill that has harsh penalties for homosexual sex, saying it is needed to deter what he called the West’s “social imperialism” promoting homosexuality in Africa, according to AP.

President Yoweri Museveni signed the bill at his official residence in an event witnessed by government officials, journalists and a team of Ugandan scientists whose report -which found that there is no proven genetic basis for homosexuality – cited by Museveni as his reason for backing the bill.

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